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Fly a Flag for the Commonwealth

Posted Tuesday March 3rd, 2015, 10:05 am

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The Town Council is taking part in the annual occasion of ‘Fly a Flag for the Commonwealth'.

The ceremony is being held in Castle Grounds from 9.45am on Monday 9 March 2015. The proceedings will commence with a prayer before the Town Mayor reads messages from Her Majesty The Queen, His Excellency Kamalesh Sharma, Secretary General of the Commonwealth and the Commonwealth Affirmation before the flag is raised at 10.00am, by a young person who attends one of our local schools.


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An Invitation from the Mayor

Posted Thursday February 19th, 2015, 4:48 pm

The Mayor, Councillor Edward Marshall is holding a Civic Dinner on Saturday 28 February 2015 at the Punchbowl Inn, Bridgnorth, 7pm for 7.30pm (Black Tie).

2015 Civic Dinner

Tickets are priced at £25.00 and are available from the Town Council offices. Tables are also available upon request.

For tickets, please call 01746 762231.

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Grant Applications 2015-16

Posted Monday January 19th, 2015, 12:14 pm

Application forms are now available for grants for 2015/16 and can be collected from the Town Council offices. Alternatively, they can be requested on 01746 762231 and sent via post.

Applications will be considered for financial assistance towards a specific project or activity from voluntary organisations, community groups and individuals, which are non-commercial and whose membership and field of activity is centered in the Town and benefits the community.

Forms must be returned to the Town Council offices, College House, Bridgnorth, WV16 4EJ by noon on Friday 27th March 2015.



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Severn Park Concession Tenders 2015/2016

Posted Monday January 5th, 2015, 11:37 am



Bridgnorth Town Council


The Town Council invites tenders for concessions such as ice-cream, light refreshments and children’s entertainment at Severn Park, Bridgnorth, commencing 1 April 2015

A specification has been produced and is now available for distribution

If you are interested please submit your details to:

Bridgnorth Town Council

College House, 4 St. Leonard’s Close


WV16 4EJ

Completed tender forms must be marked

‘Private & Confidential – Concessions’ and be received by post

at College House, Bridgnorth

by noon on Friday 6 February 2015

If you require any further information, please telephone 01746 762231

Email: [email protected]

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Christmas Closure 2014

Posted Wednesday December 24th, 2014, 8:51 am

The Town Council closes at 12 noon today (24th December) and reopens at 9am on the 2nd January. However the open spaces and play areas will be checked on the 29th, 30th and 31st December. The undertakers will be rung by the Town Clerk on the same days for January interments, the Town Clerk will be on call for the Police and Shropshire Council and there will be an out of hours number for the Town Clerk FOR EMERGENCIES ONLY on the Town Council number. Castle Grounds will be closed on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day. May we take this opportunity to wish everyone a Happy Christmas and Best Wishes for 2015.

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Mayor’s Charity Christmas Concert – Saturday 13th December 2014

Posted Wednesday November 26th, 2014, 4:02 pm

Come and join the Mayor of Bridgnorth at his annual Charity Christmas Concert on Saturday 13th December 2014 at 7.30pm in the Castle Hall.

This year, Alveley Village Band will be performing alongside the Bridgnorth Male Voice Choir to raise funds for his chosen charities; Alzheimer’s Society and Grants for Bridgnorth Youth.

All tickets are £5.00 and can be purchased from the Town Council offices in College House, St. Leonard’s Close, Bridgnorth.

Doors open at 7pm.

Join Alveley Village Band and Bridgnorth Male Voice Choir on this fun and festive evening

Join Alveley Village Band and Bridgnorth Male Voice Choir on this fun and festive evening

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New Format to Remembrance Sunday – 9 November 2014

Posted Thursday October 9th, 2014, 6:53 pm

This year marks 100 years since the start of WW1 and our Remembrance service and parade will be following a new format.

On Sunday 9 November, proceedings will commence at the War Memorial in the Castle Grounds where people are asked to be present by 10.30am. A short service will take place which will include laying of the wreaths, laying of crosses with names of those who died in 1914 and a two minutes silence at 11am. Following this, the parade will form and depart from the Castle Grounds at 11.15am, march along the High Street past the Dias where the RAF Commander will take the salute, up Church Street to arrive at St. Leonard’s Church at approximately 11.30am, where seating will be reserved.


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Christmas Lighting Up Event 2013

Posted Tuesday November 19th, 2013, 10:01 am

It's that magical time of year once again...

Christmas Lighting Event Poster 2013

The Christmas Lights will be switched on at 6.00pm by our 'Design a Light competition' winner, Ethan Ashwood who will be joined by the Town Mayor.

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